BOY GETS GIRL

Genre: Drama
Written by Rebecca Gilman, directed by Brandon Walker

Time Magazine Play of the Year

Variety says: "Rebecca Gilman offers up a tale of Gotham singledom you won't be seeing any time soon on 'Sex and the City.' A disturbing chiller about a woman whose life of accomplishment is quickly destroyed by a disturbed admirer, the play works powerfully at its most basic level…"

Theresa Bedell is a successful reporter in New York who loves her work and the life she has made for herself. A relationship with a man would complete the picture and so she agrees to go on a blind date with a friend of a friend. Tony is attractive and funny, but Theresa isn't sure, and after a second date she's convinced they have nothing in common and sees no point in continuing the relationship. Tony, though, thinks otherwise. What at first seems like persistence on his part grows into obsession, and Theresa's annoyance with Tony turns to terror as he begins to threaten her and those around her. Ultimately, Theresa must fight to save herself from being erased by Tony's actions which call into question the assumptions at the very heart of romantic pursuit.

Playing in rotating repertory with BOYS' LIFE, the Pulitzer Prize nominated play by Howard Korder.

CAST AND CREATIVE TEAM:

Starring Erin Cronican* (Theresa), John D'Arcangelo (Les), Virginia Gregory (Beck), Einar Gunn* (Howard), Emily Newhouse (Harriet), Daniel Michael Perez (Tony), and Brandon Walker* (Mercer).  (*=member of AEA). 

Directed by Brandon Walker. Assistant Directed by Michelle Hakala Wolf. Stage Managed by Candice Oden*.


About the Company: The Seeing Place Theater

The Seeing Place (from the Greek "Theatron") is a base for disciplined artists to develop theater we all want to believe in. We are working to create a pure ensemble, committed to forceful storytelling that discovers and expresses real behavior in this day and age.

Open:   07/17/15
Close:   08/02/15

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Wed - Sat @9pm, Sat & Sun @4pm
Running time: 2 hours, no intermission:7/17/20157/18/20157/19/20157/20/20157/21/20157/22/20157/23/20157/24/20157/25/20157/26/20157/27/20157/28/20157/29/20157/30/20157/31/20158/1/20158/2/2015:
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8/1/2015
8/2/2015

Theater:   Clarion Theatre
Address:   309 East 26th Street
New York, NY 10010
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Cost:$15
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